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Table 1 List of variables

From: Social farming: a proposal to explore the effects of structural and relational variables on social farm results

Category Variables Description
Structural variables ▪ Farm size
▪ Years in business
▪ Agricultural activity
▪ Collective supply
▪ Number of hectares
▪ Number of years in activity
▪ Type of activity
▪ Willingness to join a collective supply group (yes/no)
Relational variables
(between the surveyed farms)
▪ Knowledge
▪ Economic relations
▪ Social relations
▪ Other relations
▪ Other farms, their operations are known (yes/no)
▪ Existence of customer-supplier ties (yes/no)
▪ Collaboration in social activities (yes/no)
▪ Other types of collaboration (yes/no)
Social farm results ▪ Market problems
▪ Farm diversification
▪ Disadvantaged people
▪ The farm faces market problems (yes/no)
▪ Number and type of other activities implemented
▪ Number of disadvantaged people engaged